Definition of 'ward'
Example sentences containing 'ward'
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There are emergency wards where the longest serving employee has been there four or five months. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Many of the worst cases end up in hospital emergency wards. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Experts claim it has filled hospital wards to bursting. The Sun (2016)Reports of the virus spreading in hospital wards continue, with at least four wards being closed this week. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The male orthopaedic surgery ward was full of men like him. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She wants mental health wards to be run like hotels rather than hospitals to improve patient wellbeing. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Trust is now in the emergency ward. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Strictly for people looking to ward off insomnia. The Sun (2014)Relief as the doors of the ward were locked behind me. Times, Sunday Times (2006)My next memory is of waking the following morning in a hospital ward. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She was kept on a psychiatric ward for six days before being released. The Sun (2010)Until then heart patients used to be dotted around general wards. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They are standing in four wards in the council polls tomorrow. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We invite him to spend a day on a hospital ward with one of our healthcare assistants. The Sun (2011)We walked through the swing doors and into the critical care ward. Times, Sunday Times (2009)All the wards are at full capacity. The Sun (2013) Mental health wards are often so appalling that they make patients worse rather than better. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Today he divides his time between emergency wards and electric guitars. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Picture yourself as a nurse on a busy ward for older people. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was so relaxed and much nicer than the hospital ward. The Sun (2013)She is admitted to a psychiatric ward. The Sun (2014)This means they will be lumped in with patients in general wards. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Nursing staff will be told to inform trust boards directly if the hospital needs more isolation wards or cleaning equipment. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Meanwhile, the doors to those wards remain locked to outsiders. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I hurriedly ushered them out but had to hang around waiting for a nurse to open the ward door. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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